Cody and Bethany Schacht joyfully announce the birth of their son, Merritt Jason, born Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk. He weighed 8 pounds 8 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Merritt was welcomed home by his big sister Tatum, who is three years old.
Grandparents are Steve and Christine Kallhoff of Clearwater and Lee and Teri Schacht of Orchard. Great-grandparents are Wayne and Julia Schacht of Orchard and John and Sandra Ellefson of Central City.